Dr. John Sims, MD

Dr. John Sims, MD

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Age 45
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Dr. John Sims, MD is a cardiology specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 2001 and specializes in cardiology.

703 S Fleishel Ave Ste 4000

Tyler, TX 75701

Contact Information

(903) 606-1721

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Healthcare USA
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Private HealthCare Systems
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sims' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cardioversion, Elective
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sims performs Cardioversion, Elective more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sims performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Syncope
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sims treats Syncope more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sims treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic
Atrial Flutter
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sims treats Atrial Flutter more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sims treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sims' conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Electrophysiological Study
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Marfan Syndrome
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Sims, MD is a cardiology specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 2001 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

  • 2001
    University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School
    2001

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Sims' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sims

4.2

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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DR. SIMS SAVED MY LIFE. WOULD NOT SEE ANYONE ELSE.
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The best doctor in the Mother Francis System. He's hardworking, caring and willing to go the extra mile for his patients. My family has received excellent care from him and his staff.
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Dr Sims was just wonderful. He explained everything, carefully but casually, so that we could understand. He made himself and his staff available 24/7. We wouldn't use anyone else as,
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This is the SECOND time I have entered my review. Evently the first is not acceptable for their standards. I would not recommend Dr Sims to anyone. For over a year (3 visits) Dr Sims spent > 5 minutes with me, paid little attention to the distress I was in. 2 of the 3 visits I never saw Dr Sims,...Read More
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Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Cigna-HealthSpring
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Healthcare USA
Healthcare USA HMO
HealthSmart
Humana
Private HealthCare Systems
Scott & White Health Plan
Texas True Choice
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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